Watch: DreamWorks Animation's Speedy Theatrical Trailer for 'Turbo'
by Ethan Anderton
March 20, 2013
A glimpse of the speedy snail popped up last year just before Christmas, but now a full-length theatrical trailer for DreamWorks Animation's Turbo is here to go hand-in-hand with their release of The Croods this weekend. Ryan Reynolds (who can also be heard in the prehistorical caveman family comedy) takes the lead here as Turbo, a garden-variety snail who dreams of being the fastest snail in the world - with a jetpack. Paul Giamatti, Michael Pena, Luis Guzmán, Bill Hader, Richard Jenkins, Ken Jeong, Michelle Rodriguez, Maya Rudolph and Snoop Dogg all lend their voices to the film, which looks like a fun time.
Turbo is directed by David Soren (who went from storyboard artist, to head of story, to directing the Merry Madagascar Christmas special) working from a script he co-wrote with Shrek Forever After scribe Darren Lemke. Ryan Reyolds will voice the titular character in the story of an ordinary garden snail with an impossible dream: to become the fastest snail in the world. When a freak accident gives him extraordinary speed, Turbo sets out to try to make this dream come true. 20th Century Fox will be releasing DreamWorks Animation's Turbo starting on July 19th smack in the middle of this exciting summer. Look any better?
Reader Feedback - 10 Comments
Now I'm interested.
Zeus on Mar 20, 2013
I will see this for one reason, Snoop LION.
Matt Peloquin on Mar 20, 2013
I think its Sam Jackson!
Jackmooney9 on Apr 16, 2013
Looks pretty good actually.
Xerxexx on Mar 20, 2013
Who else thought of Fresh Prince @ 1:29
Will on Mar 20, 2013
Snoop Dogg (Lion) was epic in this.
Nielsen700 on Mar 20, 2013
This looks like it will be a good movie!
Why this Movie Works on Mar 20, 2013
Oh come on you got to be kidding me Dreamworks! Is... is freakin' CARS! With snails!
Miguel Garay Boszeta on Mar 20, 2013
Coming to a happy meal goodie toy bag soon...this is technically very good...and...thats about it...
Flounder on Mar 21, 2013
99.99999% of people commenting on this film are all missing the point. this was commissioned by IndyCar to make a film to teach children about the Indianapolis 500 and why it is the greatest race in the world. Thats all this is.
drme on Mar 26, 2013
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